One Dead in Keokuk County Following Weekend Storms
Iowa officials have confirmed one fatality in connection to powerful weekend storms. Strong thunderstorms caused damage across Iowa Sunday, and at least two tornadoes were spotted in eastern Iowa. The National Weather Service said the storms caused wind damage in a number of Iowa towns as gusts neared 90 mph and hail up to 1-inch in diameter fell. Keokuk County officials say one unidentified person was killed in Kinross. One tornado was spotted northeast of Mount Vernon Sunday afternoon. The other tornado was spotted in a field north of Floris.